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Presidency replies Danjuma on self-defence call,says shocking, scary

  The Presidency on Saturday said the recent call made by a former Minister of Defence, Lt.-Gen. Theophilus Danjuma (retd.), that Nigerians should not rely on security agencies but defend themselves in the face of killings across the country as shocking and scary. It said unrestrained pronouncements were capable of encouraging criminal

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Bride’s father says inter-ethnic marriage is key to unity in Nigeria

By Daudu Emmanuel   A community leader, Elder Benjamin Gwatana said, inter-ethnic marriage in Nigeria would do Nigerians good by increasing unity amidst Nigerians and inhabiting insurgency rate of attacks. This he said when giving out his daughter Tabitha Gwatana out in marriage during the Traditional Wedding Ceremony at Gwatana's compound in

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CAN declares Good Friday, national day of prayers for abducted christian girl Leah Sharibu

  The President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev Dr Samson Olasupo Ayokunle, has called on all churches in the country to use the coming Good Friday solemnity to pray for the release of Leah Sharibu from the captivity of Boko Haram terrorists. The CAN President, in a statement by

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Obasanjo blames Buhari for not signing Free trade Agreement,says ‘its disappointing’

  Ex-president, Olusegun Obasanjo has blamed president Muhammadu Buhari  for failing to sign the Africa Continental Free Trade agreement. During a presidential panel on the AfCFTA at the Africa CEO Forum in Cote d’Ivoire on Tuesday, Obasanjo hoped that Buhari would change his mind soon. He said; “That President Buhari didn’t sign the

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NERC says meter regulation effective April 3

    The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) yesterday said its Meter Asset Provider (MAP) Regulation (Regulation No. NERC/R/112) will become effective on April 3. Head, Public Affairs Department, Dr. Usman Abba Arabi,  in a statement, said the Commission has approved a regulation that provides for the supply, installation and maintenance of end-user

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